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  • Developing Workplace Skills for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorderby Michelle Rigler; Amy Rutherford; Emily Quinn

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 39.95

    This practical college curriculum helps students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to enter into working life with confidence. With visual reinforcements and exercises, it teachers young people strategies for managing the stresses and challenges of employment. more...

  • Something Different About Dadby Kirsti Evans; John Swogger

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 19.95

    There's something different about Dad. He gets upset when we're even a minute late for dinner, he is angry at noisy family gatherings, and he really likes talking about buses. He is also always on time to pick us up from school, helps with our homework for hours on end, and has a detailed knowledge of car engines that has saved day trips from breakdown... more...

  • Helping Children and Adolescents Think about Death, Dying and Bereavementby Marian Carter

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 27.95

    How can children begin to understand death and cope with bereavement? And how can we, as adults, support and engage with children as they encounter this complex subject?Exploring how children and adolescents can engage with all aspects of death, dying and bereavement, this comprehensive guide looks at how children comprehend the death of a pet or someone... more...

  • Fitting Inby Colin Thompson; Tony Attwood

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 25.00

    Have you ever felt like you don't fit in? By the time Colin Thompson was twenty five, he knew that he never would, nor did he want to. In this bracingly honest, moving, and very funny illustrated memoir, Colin reflects on finding his own Atlantis, a late Asperger's diagnosis, and a lifetime of not quite fitting in, but surviving it all anyway. more...

  • When Young People with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Hit Pubertyby Freddy Jackson Brown; Sarah Brown; Richard Hastings

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 22.95

    Written for parents and carers of young people with an intellectual disability or autism, this guide provides answers the questions that you may have felt too uncomfortable to ask before. Supported by case studies, the authors offer professional guidance on supporting and responding to your child's emerging sexuality. more...

  • Untetheredby Carolyn Cooper

    Mill City Press 2016; US$ 8.99

    Mark is just four days old when Carolyn’s pride shifts to concern. Why doesn’t he cry? Where is his appetite? As a worriedmother, Carolyn grasps for answers, but in 1960s North Carolina, "autism" is notyet a household word. Untetheredtraces the extraordinary forty-year evolution of both Mark and Carolynas they struggle with what... more...

  • L'intervention précoce pour enfants autistesby Laurent Mottron; Pablo Galonnier

    Primento Publishing 2016; US$ 34.99

    « Ce livre propose des idées aux parents, aux scientifiques et aux décideurs politiques, dans l?attente de les transformer en données. » Aux antipodes de la psychanalyse comme des techniques d?inspiration behavioriste, et dépassant la question de l?efficacité des « marques » d?intervention (Lovaas, ABA, Denver, etc.), cet ouvrage a l?ambition de... more...

  • Disability and Discourse Analysisby Jan Grue

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    Disability studies has engaged with discourse analysis in key works both from the UK and the USA. While the perspectives and analyses of discourse analysis have proved well suited for exploring disability, however, its methods have not been sufficiently developed in a disability studies context. Conversely, discourse analysts have traditionally been... more...

  • The Weighted Blanket Guideby Eileen Parker; Cara Koscinski

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 16.95

    This concise guide provides everything you need to know about deep pressure and using weighted blankets to help with sensory integration, improve sleep, lessen anxiety, ease chronic pain, and more. Based on up-to-date research, it dispels online myths and provides reliable information on selecting safe and effective weighted blankets. more...

  • The Underdogsby Melissa Fay Greene

    HarperCollins 2016; US$ 17.99

    From two-time National Book Award nominee Melissa Fay Greene comes a profound and surprising account of dogs on the front lines of rescuing both children and adults from the trenches of grief, emotional, physical, and cognitive disability, and post-traumatic stress disorder. The Underdogs tells the story of Karen Shirk, felled at age twenty-four... more...